Documents from 2015

Negotiating communties [sic]: Sustainable cultural surf tourism, Andrew C. Abel and Danny O'Brien

The Pink Poodle, swimming pavilions and Miami Ice, Lynne Armitage and Shelley Burgin

Planning for the Gold Coast: Processes, challenges and opportunities, Bhishna Bajracharya, Linda Too, Daniel O'Hare, and Isara Khanjanasthiti

International construction cost comparisons, Rick Best and Jim Meikle

The international comparison program and purchasing power parities for construction, Rick Best and Jim Meikle

Measures of affect dimensions, Gregory J. Boyle, Edward Helmes, Gerald Matthews, and Carroll E. Izard

Criteria for selection and evaluation of scales and measures, Gregory J. Boyle, Donald H. Saklofske, and Gerald Matthews

A genetic algorithm solver for pest management control in Island systems, Jana Brotankova, Marcus Randall, Andrew Lewis, Robert L. Pressey, and Amelia Wenger

'Getting up close and personal': Wildlife of the Gold Coast theme parks, Shelley Burgin

Rainbow lorikeets, possums and pythons: The wildlife of the Gold Coast, Shelley Burgin

Wildlife of the Gold Coast wetlands, Shelley Burgin and Daryl McPhee

Overcoming victimhood: Stoicism, anti-stoicism and Le Fils, Damian Cox

How does crisis leadership influence effective crisis readiness (CR), Jennifer Cronin and Ken Parry

Hard choices: Defining Australia's national interest in an Asian century, John H. Farrar

National interest in an increasingly globalised world, John H. Farrar, Mary Hiscock, and Vai Io Lo

Measures of anger and hostility in adults, Ephrem Fernandez, Andrew Day, and Gregory J. Boyle

Offshore petroleum resource access and regulation in Canada, Kylie Fletcher

Defining Australian national interests in regulating foreign investments, Umair H. Ghori

Stopping the stalker: Victim responses to stalking, Terry Goldsworthy and Matthew Raj

In conclusion, something to chew on: Native plant foods of the Gold Coast, Simon Grigalius and Daryl McPhee

Finding a happier ending: The role of narrative in post traumatic meaning-making, Donna Henson

Shepparton preserving company: The tomato processing industry and the national interest, Mary Hiscock

Conclusion, Mary Hiscock and William van Caenegem

Confessions of a putative child molester, Stephen Holden

Preface, Stephen Holden, Marie-Claire Patron, and Ami Rokach

State of the environment, Tor Hundloe

The Gold Coast: A snapshot, Tor Hundloe

The Gold Coast before Cook named Mount Warning, Tor Hundloe

The impact on the Gold Coast's terrestrial environments, Tor Hundloe

A brief history of discovery, settlement and development, Tor Hundloe and Craig Page

Scottish cruise tourism, the strategic development of the sector and the factors effecting future growth, Emma Hunter, Andrew Martin, and Robert Nash

Responsible international citizenry in the Asian century: Why failure to meet international obligations adversely affects Australian national interests, Danielle Ireland-Piper

Through the looking glass: A proposal for national reform of Australia’s surrogacy legislation, Tammy Johnson

Performance measures for construction, Craig Langston

Refining the citiBLOC index, Craig Langston

Internationalization of the construction industry, Weisheng Lu, Huan Yang, and Craig Langston

Motivational changes and their affecting factors among students from different cultural backgrounds, Masanori Matsumoto

The legacy of David Fleay, a pioneering Gold Coast conservationist, Bridgette McDougall

Marine environments of the Gold Coast: Out with the old, in with the new, Daryl McPhee

Setting the scene, Jim Meikle and Rick Best

Evolution, not revolution: The digital divide in American and Australian contexts, Stuart Murray


Clinical data warehousing for evidence based decision making, Lekha Narra, Tony Sahama, and Peta Stapleton

Measures of empathy: Self-report, behavioral, and neuroscientific approaches, David Neumann, Raymond C.K. Chan, Gregory J. Boyle, Yi Wang, and H. Rae Westbury

'The way of the world', international economic law and national constitutions: Irish constitutional sovereignty and the Eurozone crisis, Darren O'Donovan

'Visions of a distant millennium'? The effectiveness of the UN Human Rights Petition System, Darren O'Donovan and Patrick Keyzer

The beaches, Craig Page and Tor Hundloe

Regulating Australia's financial stability in the national interest, Louise Parsons

Sticks and stones: Only skin deep after all!, Marie-Claire Patron

Students' loneliness during cross-cultural adjustments, Marie-Claire Patron

An evolutionary algorithm for deriving withdrawal rates in defined contribution schemes, Kerem Senel and Jason West

Reducing the ecological footprint: The prospect for green energy, Sophie Telfar and Tor Hundloe


Negotiating about gradations of power, John Wade

Bilingualism in the classroom: European students in Australia, Beata Webb

Submissions from 2014


South Asian regional cooperation: The India-Pakistan imperative, Samad Aftab

Decision-Making in Economics: Critical Lessons from Neurobiology, Renato Martins Alas, Kuldeep Kumar, Avik Mukherjee, Munirul H. Nabin, and Sukanto Bhattacharya

Similarities and differences in Islamic and conventional banking, Mohamed Ariff and Mervyn K. Lewis

Development needs of the Islamic banking industry, Mohamed Ariff, Mervyn K. Lewis, and Shamsher Mohamad

Issues in the risk and regulation of Islamic banking, Mohamed Ariff, Mervyn K. Lewis, and Shamsher Mohamad

A socio-economic profile of Muslim countries, Mohamed Ariff and Meysam Safari

Major Islamic banking products and markets: A preliminary analysis, Mohamed Ariff and Meysam Safari

The partial codification of contract law: Lessons from New Zealand, Rick Bigwood

Advocacy before an international arbitral tribunal, Lawrence Boo

Isolationism, democratisation and globalisation: Legal education in a developing country, Laurence Boulle

Joining the BRICs: The case of South Africa, Laurence Boulle and Jessie Chella

The Ethical Complexities of Transfusion-Free Medicine, Surgery and Research, Katrina A. Bramstedt

Mining Constructivism in the University: The case of creative mode, Jeffrey Brand, Penny de Byl, Scott J. Knight, and James Hooper

Humpty Dumpty and Risk assessment: A reply to Slobogin, Ian R. Coyle and Robert Halon

Accountability and stewardship of family business entities, Keith Duncan and Ken Moores

The BRICS: Experiments with state capitalism and institutional investment, John H. Farrar and Mohamed Ariff

Conceptualizing and measuring wellbeing at work, Cynthia Fisher

Profiling arson, Katarina Fritzon, Rebekah Doley, and Ryan Bell

Mickey Mouse, morality and manufacturing: A look at the evolving private regulation of global labour standards, Umair H. Ghori

The BRICS +: Fault lines and opportunities, Umair H. Ghori

Conclusions: The BRICS - ascendancy, decline or plateau?, Mary Hiscock and Vai Io Lo

Communicating with parents and children about screening results, Tammy Hoffmann, Rae Thomas, and Chris Del Mar

Teaching first-year law students to think like (good) lawyers, Nick James

Designing competitive edge through job ads: A content analysis of, Jan Jervis and Jeffrey Brand

Critical realism and grounded theory, Stephen Kempster and Ken W. Parry

Kinematics of shot-put, discus and javelin throwing in paralympic athletes, Justin Keogh and Brendan Burkett

Attorneys-general, solicitors-general and 'the public interest' in Australian constitutional cases: A case for citizen input into the development of constitutional policy, Patrick Keyzer

The power of the BRICS in world trade and growth, analysing the macroeconomic impacts within and across the bloc, Ahmed Khalid

Why so evasive about evaluation in Higher Education?, Shelley Kinash, James Herbert, and Romy Lawson

Disability in a digital world: Online pedagogy for enabling learning, Shelley Kinash and Diana Knight

Making sense out of big data - popular machine learning tools in business analytics, Kuldeep Kumar and Sukanto Bhattacharya

Designing for future adaptive reuse, Craig Langston

Identifiying adaptive reuse potential, Craig Langston

MCDA and assessing sustainability, Craig Langston

Modelling building performance using iconCUR, Craig Langston

China's path to development: Does law matter?, Vai Io Lo

Judicial activism in China, Vai Io Lo

Teaching comparative law in the "Asian Century", Vai Io Lo

Academic discourse and self-efficacy in diverse settings, Beata Malczewska-Webb


Cultural and intercultural awareness of international students at an Australian university, Beata Malczewska-Webb

Research approaches and student surveys: A cross-cultural perspective, Beata Malczewska-Webb

'Reducing' Pacific languages to writings, Peter Muhlhausler

Large-scale tourism development: An investigation into the likely impacts of the proposed Trump Golf Scotland development, Robert Nash, Andrew Martin, and Laura Ruxton

Legal education in the era of globalisation: What makes for market failure?, Darren O'Donovan


Optimum healthcare image smoothing and restoration based on the two-dimensional ARMA model, Terry O'Neill, Jack Penm, and Jonathan Penm


Identification, prediction and estimation of two dimensional ARMA modelling, Terry O'Neill, Jack Penm, Jonathan Penm, and Robert Penm


A comparison of the ARMA process, fixed order linear filter and nonlinear range filter for image noise reduction, Terry O'Neill, Jack Penm, Robert Penm, and Steven Penm